John Legend made history as the youngest person ever - and the first African-American man - to receive an EGOT. Legend, along with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, won an Emmy for producing the best variety special winner, "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert."
Chandra Levy was an intern in Washington D.C. at the Federal Bureau of Prisons when she disappeared in May 2001. Her remains were discovered a year later. Levy’s murder garnered national media attention in part due to her relationship with married California Congressman Gary Condit. Her murder has never been solved.
Timothy Olyphant is in talks to star in Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction-like new movie about Charles Manson’s murders, ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,’ set to hit theaters in August 2019 and featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt. The imprisoned cult leader died late last year.
LeBron James confirmed that he's teaming up with 'Black Panther' producer Ryan Coogler to star in 'Space Jam 2.' “The 'Space Jam' collaboration is so much more than just me and the Looney Tunes getting together and doing this movie,” James said. “I'd just love for kids to understand how empowered they can feel.”
Halle Berry won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in 'Monster's Ball,' becoming the first African-American woman to win the honor. She has starred in films including 'Swordfish,' 'Die Another Day,' 'Gothika,' the 'X-Men' film franchise and 'Kidnap.'
Simone Biles has made history again, this time winning first place in the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, making her the only woman to ever win five national all-around titles. The Olympic gymnast won four consecutive titles from 2013-'16 before returning this year.
Steven Spielberg may direct Leonardo DiCaprio in a Ulysses S. Grant biopic at Lionsgate. Grant served as commander of the Union armies during the American Civil War, later serving two scandal-rocked terms as U.S. president. He commissioned Mark Twain to write his biographies.